Day Care Services Supervisor - Outreach


Maldon, Tiptree, Chelmsford, South Woodham Ferrers


£18,384 per annum (pro–rata 28 hours)

Action for Family Carers is a thriving charity which for nearly 30 years has been providing support for Carers who have unpaid, caring responsibilities for others.  We are a Carers Trust Network Partner and Centre of Excellence.  We provide information, advice, peer support, counselling and respite day care across Essex, working within schools, GP practices and in a variety of community settings.

Our Day Care services provide much needed respite for Carers, allowing them to continue with their caring role for longer and also providing a stimulating and social experience for the person they care for. We run Day Care Services in Maldon, Chelmsford, South Woodham Ferrers and Tiptree. This newly created post will work alongside the Day Care Services Supervisor – Maldon to ensure we deliver a safe and enjoyable experience in the Chelmsford, South Woodham Ferrers and Tiptree Day Centres.

Day Care Services Supervisor - Outreach

Salary: £18,384 per annum (pro–rata 28 hours)

Working days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday

The role includes:

•             Leading the staff team and volunteers delivering Day Care sessions at centres in Chelmsford, South Woodham Ferrers and Tiptree

•             Ensuring Day Care sessions are stimulating, safe and achieve agreed client outcomes

•             Supporting the promotion the Day Care sessions to attract new clients.

•             Monitoring and reviewing practice against quality standards

•             Engaging service users and Carers in planning delivery and review of Day Care sessions


 You will need to be:

Committed to providing a safe and stimulating environment for our clients, many of these are older people

An excellent communicator

Able to work flexibly and collaboratively with other people


We offer:

Full induction and relevant training.

Contributory pension scheme.

A chance to be part of a Carer-centred, supportive and friendly team.

 For an application pack go to


Closing date for completed applications: 9am Tuesday, 28th May 2019


Interviews will be held in week commencing TBC.


 Action for Family Carers is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  


 Registered Charity No: 1127164

Closing date for completed applications

Tuesday 28th May 2019

Interviews will take place on


Application Pack

To view the full Application Pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification, please see the PDF links below.

If you are interested in applying for this post, please Save a Copy of the application form, fill it in on your computer then either:-

email to or print and post to Brickhouse Farm, Poulton Close, Maldon, Essex, CM9 6NG or phone Kim Smith on 01621 851640.

If you are having difficulty with the online form, we can arrange to send you an application form via email or post, please ring the offices on 01621 851640.

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